Posts made in October, 2017

A WINTER UNION – 14 December, 7.30pm

Posted by on Oct 27, 2017 in Arts and Events, Music | Comments Off on A WINTER UNION – 14 December, 7.30pm

A WINTER UNION – 14 December, 7.30pm

Jade Rhiannon – Vocals, Shruti Box Katriona Gilmore – Vocals, Mandolin, Fiddle Jamie Roberts – Vocals, Guitar Hannah Sanders – Vocals, Guitar, Dulcimer Ben Savage – Vocals, Dobro, Guitar Five leading lights of the British roots scene join forces to create a festive folk band like no other. Expect soaring harmonies and exquisite musicianship as the 5-piece blast through a repertoire of brand new, specially written songs, fresh arrangements of traditional carols both well-loved and little-known, and seasonal classics from both sides of the Atlantic. Originally formed in 2015 for a...

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COLLEEN + SLOWS: 9 December, 8pm

Posted by on Oct 26, 2017 in Arts and Events, Music | Comments Off on COLLEEN + SLOWS: 9 December, 8pm

COLLEEN + SLOWS: 9 December, 8pm

French multi-instrumentalist Colleen (Cécile Schott) is fearless in her willingness to explore new sounds and new ways of creating music as a solo performer. On her new album A flame my love, a frequency, out October 20th, she introduces the most drastic change to her music since she began singing on her fourth album, setting aside the viola da gamba she is known for in exchange for all electronic instrumentation – Moog pedals and Critter and Guitari synthesizers. The music of A flame… is the closest Colleen has come to a concept album, a reflection upon one year in her life that...

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WORLD AIDS DAY CONCERT: Friday 1 December, 7pm

Posted by on Oct 25, 2017 in Arts and Events, Music | Comments Off on WORLD AIDS DAY CONCERT: Friday 1 December, 7pm

WORLD AIDS DAY CONCERT: Friday 1 December, 7pm

A Fantastic Free Event! Open To All. Join us for a great evening of entertainment with a fabulous line-up: London Gay Men’s Chorus The Broken Swing Band Women Sing East The Voice Energy Project Rex Melville Line up subject to change Raffle & Door Donation Welcome – All funds raised supporting ELOP & Positive East For Information call or email 020 8509 3898 ~ info@elop.org

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Gigspanner – 23 November, 7.30pm

Posted by on Oct 25, 2017 in Arts and Events, Music | Comments Off on Gigspanner – 23 November, 7.30pm

Gigspanner – 23 November, 7.30pm

Tickets £15.40 here “Peter Knight’s Gigspanner were amazing. I can only think of a handful of folk musicians world-wide that have the kind of relationship with their instrument that Peter Knight has: Martin Hayes, Enda Scahill, Mike McGoldrick, John McCusker, Martin Simpson. Many people as they trickled out into the night said that this was one of the best gigs they’d ever been to. I’d agree with that. If you get a quarter of a chance to see them, go – there were people there last night who had travelled many miles to be there. It was well worth every mile” Mike Harding :...

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Armando Aid, 18 November, 5.30-10pm

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Armando Aid, 18 November, 5.30-10pm

ArmandoAid will be holding a Christmas Fundraiser on 18th November 2017 for our Refugee School in Oinofyta, Greece, and our new educational programmes in Europe & Middle East A special evening with a Christmas Bazaar, live music & comedy, an auction with art & photography from contemporary artists, and raffle The donations will provide new learning facilities, school materials, repairs, daily fruit for every student, and open new educational programmes in other displaced communities 100% of proceeds invested in our school programmes It’s going to be a fun evening with...

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